12 Oct Marietta Mardi Gras 5k Fun Run & Walk
Join us for the 9th Annual Marietta Mardi Gras 5k Fun Run + Walk on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. This Peachtree Qualifier and USATF certified race starts and stops in Historic Marietta Square. It’s a festive family-friendly race that is fun for everyone!
The Marietta Mardi Gras 5k Fun Run + Walk is a major fundraiser for the Junior League of Cobb-Marietta (JLCM). The JLCM is an organization of over 300 women committed to promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women and improving the Marietta and Cobb County communities through the leadership of trained volunteers. Our purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. Each year the JLCM contributes more than 14,000 volunteer hours to various community organizations that offer critical programs and services to women and children in our community.
Online at RunSignUp.com by February 8, 2018.
Mail form and check payable to “JLCM” to Marietta Mardi Gras, P.O. Box 1136, Oakwood, GA 30566
by Feb. 3.
In person at Big Peach Running Co. – Kennesaw by Thursday, Feb. 8.
At event cash, credit, and check accepted (late fees apply, shirt sizes cannot be guaranteed).
Timed 5K: $35 / $40 after Jan 31
1K: $20 / $25 after Jan 31
Tot Trot: $15
Phantom Walker (T-Shirt Only): $25
Race Day Schedule:
7:00am Late Registration/Packet Pickup
8:00am 5k event
9:00am 1k event
9:15am Tot Trot
9:30am Awards Ceremony
Calling all Kings, Queens and Jesters! All race participants are encouraged to show up in Mardi Gras-style to celebrate! We love to see your festive attire! Best Male and Best Female costumes will be determined and awarded by a celebrity judge at the Awards Ceremony following the event.
Team Contest & Discount
Teams have more fun! Teams of 10+ registrants get $3 off each entry! Sign up 10+ participants as a Youth Team and be eligible for a special youth prize that everyone will enjoy. The youth team division is open to all schools, clubs, sporting teams and groups of friends under the age of 18 years. Prizes for Best Team Spirit and Best Youth Team Spirit! Wear your team or group logo and/or your best costumes to win!
Packet Pick-Up is Thursday, Feb. 8, 3-8 p.m. at Big Peach Running Company in Kennesaw.
Awards: Male & Female: Open, Masters, and top three finishers in the following age groups: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 & Over.
Qualifier: Official, certified Peachtree Road Race qualifier with chip timing!
Post Race: Plenty of food, fun and beverages will be provided after the race.